CFS: Innovation & Healthcare Reform (Contemporary Nurse)

Nursing Innovation and Reform in Health Care: A special issue of Contemporary Nurse

volume 47, number 2 (June 2014) Deadline for Papers: 13th November 2013

Edited by Professor Patricia M Davidson @synersearch, University of Technology, Sydney (UTS), NSW, Australia, and Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, United States of America, Professor June Girvin @JuneinHE, Oxford Brookes University, Oxford, UK, and Professor Debra Jackson @debraejackson, University of Technology, Sydney (UTS), NSW, Australia

Deadline for Manuscript Submissions:  13 November 2013

Papers are invited for this special issue of Contemporary Nurse devoted to Nursing Innovation and Reform in Health Care. Topics may include, but are not limited to:

  • Politics, policy and the voice of nursing in health care reform
  • Nurse leadership in reforming health care
  • The role of nurses in reforming health care
  • Innovations to counter social disparities and meet the needs of underserved and vulnerable populations
  • Nursing workforce diversification
  • Advocacy in the context of health care reform
  • Culturally-sensitive innovations in service delivery
  • Workforce issues in a context of change and health service reform
  • Leadership to facilitate practice innovation and health service reform
  • Facilitators and barriers to effective positive practice, clinical and service change
  • Technology to support nursing innovation and reform in health care
  • Health professional role development and support needs in a time of rapid change
  • Health care-related experiences as a driver for practice and system change
  • Risk, vulnerability and health service reform
  • Curriculum development and reform
  • Innovative nurse-led models of care
  • Nursing and the unregulated health care worker
  • Evidence-based interventions for improving service delivery and health outcomes

Authors should observe Contemporary Nurse Author Guidelines and submit manuscripts, prepared in APA 6th ed style, electronically following procedures under Submit Papers – indicating in the cover email that it is for the Special Issue of Contemporary Nurse on Nursing Innovation and Reform in Health Care.

All submissions will be subject to double blind peer review.

Closing date for submissions: 13 November 2013

Details here: http://www.contemporarynurse.com/archives/vol/47/issue/2/call/

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